List of Uttar Pradesh Cabinet Ministers

List of Cabinet Ministers of Uttar Pradesh: Cabinet is a smaller body and is the nucleus of the council of ministers. Check the list below about various cabinet Ministers of Uttar Pradesh with departments.
List of Cabinet Ministers of Uttar Pradesh
List of Cabinet Ministers of Uttar Pradesh

List of Cabinet Ministers of Uttar Pradesh: The Constitution of India does not describe the size of the state council of ministers or the ranking of ministers. They are determined by the chief ministers as per the exigencies of the time and requirements of the situation.

Like at the Centre, in states also, the council of ministers consists of three categories of ministers namely cabinet ministers, ministers of state, and deputy ministers. Of all these ministers, at the top stands the chief minister. He or she is the supreme authority in the state. 

The cabinet is the nucleus of the council of ministers and consists of only the cabinet ministers. It is the real centre of authority in state government. Let's have a look at the list of cabinet ministers of the Uttar Pradesh government.

READ| List of Chief Ministers of Uttar Pradesh

List of Cabinet Ministers of Uttar Pradesh

S.No

Name

Position

Department

1.

Yogi Adityanath

Chief Minister

Appointment, Personnel, Home, Vigilance, Housing and Urban Planning, Revenue, Food and Logistics, Civil Supplies, Food Safety and Drug Administration, Mining and Minerals, Economics and Statistics, State Taxes and Registration, General Administration, Secretariat Administration, Confidential, Information, Election, Institutional Finance, Planning, State Property, U.P. Reconstitution Coordination, Administrative Reforms, Program Implementation, Infrastructure, Language, Deprivation Aid and Rehabilitation, Public Service Management, Rent Control, Protocol, Sainik Welfare and P.R.D., Civil Aviation, Law & Legislative Department

2.

Keshav Prasad Maurya

Deputy Chief Minister

Rural Development, Overall Village Development, Rural Engineering, Food Processing, Entertainment Tax and Public Enterprises and National Integration

3.

Brajesh Pathak

Deputy Chief Minister

Medical Education, Medical Health, Family Welfare, Mother and Child Welfare

4.

Suresh Kumar Khanna

Cabinet Minister

Finance and Parliamentary Affairs.

5.

Surya Pratap Shahi

Cabinet Minister

Agriculture, Agricultural Education and Agricultural Research.

6.

Swatantra Dev Singh

Cabinet Minister

Jal Shakti and Flood Control

7.

Baby Rani Maurya

Cabinet Minister

Women's Welfare, Child Development and Nutrition

8.

Laxmi Narayan Chaudhary

Cabinet Minister

Sugarcane Development and Sugar Industry

9.

Jayveer Singh

Cabinet Minister

Tourism and Culture

10.

Dharmpal Singh

Cabinet Minister

Animal Husbandry and Dairy Development, Political Pension, Minority Welfare, Muslim Waqf and Haj and Civil Defence

11.

Nand Gopal Gupta ‘Nandi’

Cabinet Minister

Industrial Development, Export Promotion, NRI and Investment Promotion

12.

Anil Rajbhar

Cabinet Minister

Labour and Employment, Co-ordination.

13.

Jitin Prasad

Cabinet Minister

Public Works Department

14.

Rakesh Sachan

Cabinet Minister

Micro Small and Medium Enterprises,  Khadi and Villages Industries, Sericulture Industries, Handloom and Textile

15.

Arvind Kumar Sharma

Cabinet Minister

Urban Development, Overall Urban Development, Urban Employment and Poverty Alleviation, Energy, Additional Sources of Energy

16.

Yogendra Upadhyay

Cabinet Minister

Higher Education, Science and Technology, Electronics and Information Technology

17.

Shri Ashish Patel

 

Technical Education, Consumer Protection, Weights and Measures

18.

Shri Sanjay Nishad

Cabinet Minister

Fisheries

READ| Difference between Council of Ministers and Cabinet

What are the roles performed by the cabinet?

- Cabinet is the chief policy formulating body of the state government.

- It is the highest decision-making authority in the political-administrative system of a state.

- It is an advisory body to the governor and the supreme executive authority of the state government.

- It is the chief coordinator of the state administration.

- It deals with all major legislative and financial matters.

- It is also the chief crisis manager and deals with all emergency situations.

- It exercises control over higher appointments including constitutional authorities and senior secretariat administrators.

Also, the cabinet works through various committees known as cabinet committees. They are of two types, namely standing and ad hoc.

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FAQ

Q1. Who is the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh?

Yogi Adityanath is currently the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh

Q2. Who are the deputy chief ministers of Uttar Pradesh?

Shri Keshav Prasad Maurya and Dr. Dinesh Sharma

Q3. Who is the agriculture minister of Uttar Pradesh?

Shri Surya Pratap Shahi is the agiculture minister of Uttar Pradesh

Q4. Who is the finance minister of Uttar Pradesh?

Shri Suresh Kumar Khanna is the finance minister of Uttar Pradesh

Q5. Who is the health minister of Uttar Pradesh?

Shri Jai Pratap Singh is the minister of Medical and Health, Family Welfare, Mother and Child welfare
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